program highlights

Ash Flanders chats with Denis

Denis with Ash Flanders.

2:49 PM   Ash Flanders is starring in a new stand-up, musically inspired show about pop culture as part of the Midsumma line up at the Arts Centre in Melbourne.

A lesson in cryogenics: Dr Brad McKay on 3AW Afternoons

It was an unusual topic with Dr Brad McKay today.

Denis Walter had a lesson in cryogenics and science on the show today.

Working with the Beatles

50 years on, "Sgt Peppers" sound engineer tells Denis Walter what it's like working with the Beatles.

The Book of Mormon

 Denis Walter and Casey Nicholaw, the Director of The Book of Mormon.

The Book of Mormon launches tonight in Melbourne with their first preview of the award winning show.


Australian Day luncheon

Vice President of the Western Bulldogs Susan Alberti AC and Young Victorian of the Year Jason Ball join Denis Walter for Monday Catch-Up.


Denis Walter at Kooyong

Lynton Tapp from My Market Kitchen.

Another cracking day with Denis Walter at the Priceline Pharmacy Kooyong Classic!

RECIPE: Golden Syrup dumplings

Lynton Tapp shares his Golden Syrup dumplings recipe on 3AW Afternoons.

Denis Walter at Kooyong

Denis Walter, Ita Buttrose and Ada Nicodemou.

Studio 10's Ita Buttrose and Home and Away star Ada Nicodemou joined Denis Walter at Kooyong for a chat.

They're back!

3AW's John Burns, Denis Walter and Ross Stevenson.

3AW Breakfast's Ross and John return on Monday, as well as your Afternoons favourite, Denis Walter!

Aussie in 'geek heaven'

The Las Vegas tech and trade show is in full swing in the United States and an Australian company is making its mark.

RECIPE: Quinoa, Broccoli and Asparagus Salad

Tobie Puttock's recipe for Quinoa, Broccoli and Asparagus Salad.


Circus 1903 opening soon

Circus 1903 opens its doors in Melbourne on January 3 and is set to wow audiences.

Emma's Panzanella recipe

Emma Dean's recipe for Panzanella, a great summer dish.


Rare flower about to bloom!

Tiny The Titan is about to bloom!

The largest flower in the world 'Tiny the Titan' is a very rare corpse flower and it's about to bloom.

High praise for Melbourne food

A Melbourne-born restaurant critic for the LA Weekly has written a love letter to Melbourne's food.

Darren James chats with Georgia Love

Georgia Love with Darren James.

It hasn't been long since Georgia Love stole hearts on TV screens on The Bachelorette.

Christmas wine tips

Matt Skinner and Darren James share a nip of red wine.

Entertaining at Christmas time can be a headache, especially with the forecast top of 35 degrees.

The Wind in the Willows 20th Anniversary

The Wind in the Willows 30th Anniversary this summer in the Royal Botanic Gardens.

Emma's Baked Eggs

Emma's Baked Eggs!

Emma Dean's recipe for baked eggs!

Footscray market blaze

Aerial picture of a large fire at Little Saigon Market, Footscray.

The Les Twentyman Foundation faces a race against the clock to replace Christmas gifts destroyed in a huge fire in Footscray.

Friends for Christmas

John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John have released an album, and a joint tour is "not beyond the realm".

TLC for Kids Family Fun Day!

Denis Walter is LIVE on Friday from TLC's Family Fun Day hosted by TLC and Victoria Racing Club at Flemington!

Vocalist Max Sharam on the Bowie in Berlin tour

Max Sharam is one of the artists involved.

A special concert series in Australia will celebrate the life and music of David Bowie, and pay tribute to the performer's authentic, original sound.

Tad Lombardo's recipe for chocolate orange hazelnut slab

The recipe for chocolate, orange, hazelnut bark.

Tad Lombardo shares his recipe with Denis Walter.

Dave Gleeson from The Screaming Jets chats to Denis about their new tour

Dave Gleeson told Denis Walter about the upcoming tour.

The frontman of The Screaming Jets, Dave Gleeson, says the recently announced 2017 tour could well be the last.

'Harder than finding a wife'

Jarryd Byrne and Natalie Lonsdale.

Dancer Jarryd Byrne tells Denis Walter finding the right partner is one of the hardest parts of DanceSport.

David Parker talks to Denis about his new film The Menkoff Method

Director David Parker and Denis.

Australian director David Parker stopped by the 3AW studio to talk to his long time friend Denis Walter about his new movie.

RECIPE: Emma's Ice-cream Christmas Pudding!

Emma Dean   Emma Dean's super easy and delicious ice-cream Christmas Pudding!

Rat Pack boys visits Denis Walter in the studio

Denis and the Rat Pack in the studio.

The boys from the Rat Pack from Vegas catch up with Denis Walter.

Ladies In Black

From left: star Sarah Morrison, writer Tim Finn, director Simon Phillips.

Tim Finn, Simon Phillips, and Sarah Morrison tell Denis Walter about their award-winning show.

Tommy Emmanuel catches up with Denis

Tommy Emmanuel has a new Christmas album.

Australian music legend Tommy Emmanuel promises he's still a Melbourne boy at heart.

Tobie's Orecchiette, Smoked Salmon, Vodka and Thyme

Tobie Puttock's Orecchiette, Smoked Salmon, Vodka and Thyme

Tobie Puttock's recipe for a delicious Orecchiette, Smoked Salmon, Vodka and Thyme.

Legendary director Ted Kotcheff chats to Denis Walter

Denis and Ted Kotcheff catch up.

Legendary director Ted Kotcheff is behind a number of top films and multi-award winning TV cop drama Law and Order.

New single from Samantha Jade and Cyrus

Samantha Jade and Cyrus in 3AW studios.

Samantha Jade and Cyrus have teamed up to create one heart-wrenching love song "Hurt Anymore".

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'Sky the limit' for new league

Katie Brennan and Melissa Hickey joined Denis in studio.

AFL Women's stars Katie Brennan and Melissa Hickey joined Denis Walter in studio on Monday.

Brooke Satchwell's latest venture

Denis Walter with the talented Brooke Satchwell

It's a clumsy and critically acclaimed stage show in the UK which is making its way to Australian shores for the first time.

Extreme skiing sisters Anna Segal

Anna Segal and Darren James.

Champion skiiers Anna and Nat Segal are delving into the science of fear in a new documentary.

Emma's Best Ever Ginger Bread

Emma Dean's Best Ever Ginger Bread. Yum!


Interview with an astronaut

Denis Walter with NASA Astronaut Terry Virts.

Julian Price   Terry Virts has spent more than 200 days in space, he has taken part in three space walks and piloted the NASA space shuttle.

What is Arborvitae?

Dr Ross Walker spoke with Denis Walter about Arborvitae, a new natural supplement used to re-set the immune system and thus bring down inflammation.

Stephanie Alexander gives her advice to home chefs

Denis catches up with Stephanie Alexander on her new book

Stephanie Alexander joined Denis Walter in studio to talk about her new book 'The Cooks Table- 130 recipes to share with family and friends'.

Meet the Chef: Adrian Richardson

Adrian Richardson

The first installment of Meet the Chef is Adrian Richardson.

Fitness: Getting Motivated

28 by Sam Wood.

Fitness guru Sam Wood gives suggestions on ways to motivate yourself.

Dean Bourne pays tribute to Roy Orbison on 3AW Afternoons

Dean Bourne will be performing as Roy Orbison at Hamer Hall later this month.

Three of the world's greatest and most successful rock music legends will come to life on stage this month.

Mimis Sticky Fig Pudding with Salted Butterscotch

Mimi Baines' Sticky Fig Pudding with Salted Butterscotch

Mimi Baines' Sticky Fig Pudding with Salted Butterscotch

Elvis fans aren't dead

Elvis 'Live on Screen'

Elvis Presley confidante and former manager, Jerry Schilling spoke with Denis Walter about "Elvis. The Wonder Of You 2017" Tour.

Jamie Durie chats to Denis

Jamie Durie and Denis Walter caught up to chat Jamie's new book.

After years of specialising in landscape design and horticulture, Jamie Durie has expanded his portfolio to include high-end furniture and interior design.

New music from Jon Stevens

Jon Stevens, Denis Walter, Dave Stewart and Vanessa Amorosi.

Jon Stevens and Vanessa Amorosi have teamed up with award winning Eurythmics guitarist and producer Dave Stewart.

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Court's advice for Kyrgios

The most successful tennis player of all-time says Nick Kyrgios can still become the best player in the world.

3aw at the races

3AW at Oaks Day!

Denis having some fun (as always!)

Lasqueiti Spirit has caused one of the all-time great Crown Oaks boilovers at Flemington.

PICTURES: Denis Walter at Crown Oaks Day

Check out all the pictures from Oaks Day!


Emma's Tomato Kasundi

Emma's Tomato Kasundi

Emma Dean   Emma Dean's recipe for Tomato Kasundi.

Saxophonist Dave Koz chats politics, music and Melbourne with Denis Walter

Dave and Denis.

Jazz superstar Dave Koz is in town for his first trip to Melbourne.

Consentino's new book

Denis Walter and Consentino.

Consentino sat down with Denis Walter to talk about his inspirational new book 'Anything is Possible'.

Country singer Melinda Schneider's latest tribute to the legendary Doris Day

Melinda Schneider joined Denis in studio back in February.

Singer Melinda Schneider is releasing her second tribute album to Doris Day.

Emma's Strawberries and Basil Cream

Emma Dean's 'Strawberries and Basil Cream'

Emma Dean   Emma Dean's recipe Strawberries and Basil Cream

Manu Feildel's tips for Denis and callers

Manu Fieldel.

Despite his international stardom as a top chef, Manu Feildel says he loves cooking but doesn't want to spend hours in the kitchen when he's at home.

Get your poppy early

Lance Bombardier Brendan Dover in the 3AW studio.

Injured soldier tells Denis Walter why people should get behind the RSL's poppy appeal early.

Back in the saddle

Emma Booth in the 3AW studio.

Paralympian Emma Booth tells Denis Walter about her experiences in Rio.

Tobie Puttock's Panzanella Salad

Tobie Puttock.

Tobie Puttock's Panzanella Salad.

New CBD seafood restaurant

Denis Walter and Claypot's own Renan Barbarossa

Renan Goksin from Claypots Barbarossa joined Denis Walter on Wednesday to talk about his new CBD restaurant.


Bublé back with seventh album

Denis Walter and Michael Buble.

Canadian singer-songwriter Michael Bublé is back with his seventh studio album, he spoke with Denis Walter.

The Spirits of Australia

The Australian Spirits Guide.

Whiskey, gin, and even moonshine - The Australian Spirits Guide covers them all.

Selwoods in book form

Scott (L) and Joel Selwood in the 3AW studio.

The Selwoods have been the hero of the story on the footy field. Now, they are the heroes of a new series of kids books.


Emma's Fragrant Steamed Fish

Emma Dean's Fragrant Steamed Fish.

Emma Dean's recipe for Fragrant Steamed Fish.

Artist Betina Fauvel-Ogden catches up with Denis Walter

George Calombaris and artist Betina Fauvel-Ogden.

Getting Masterchef judge George Calombaris to stand still for an hour was no easy feat, if you ask the artist who's painted him.

'They did things their way'

Michael Lawrence in the 3AW studio with Denis Walter.

Midnight Oil biographer Michael Lawrence joins Denis Walter in the 3AW studio.

The Bee Gees are back!

Barry Gibb is back with a new solo album 'In The Now'

This is the second solo album of Barry's career.

fDeluxe in Melbourne

fDeluxe in studio.

St Paul Peterson and Jellybean Johnson from fDeluxe are in Melbourne this week their Prince tribute show.

Comedian Akmal Saleh on 3AW Afternoons

Akmal Saleh

Breaking into the comedy scene, Akmal Saleh thought it would be wise to refer to himself as Peter.

Archie Roach sings live

Archie Roach in the 3AW studio with Denis Walter and guitarist Craig Pilkington.

Archie Roach celebrates his new album by playing for Denis Walter in the 3AW studio.

Denis wishing Ernie well

Denis Walter has sent an emotional message to close friend Ernie Sigley following the public announcement he has Alzheimer's disease.

'It was a beautiful pain'

Todd Sampson in the 3AW studio with Denis Walter.

Todd Sampson has put his body on the line for science.

'My Fair Lady' coming to Melbourne

Robin Nevin, Denis Walter and Reg Livermore in the 3AW studio.

Denis Walter joined by two of the stars of Mr Fair Lady, Robin Nevin and Reg Livermore.

Tobie's Gnudi with Guanciale, Broadbeans and Pecorino

Gnudi with Guanciale, Broadbeans and Pecorino

Tobie Puttock's Gnudi with Guanciale, Broadbeans and Pecorino

Comedian goes solo

Denis Walter and Sammy J in studio.

Multi award winning comedian Sammy J is back on the road performing his first solo show in five years.

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Jess just makes it!

Jessica Mauboy joined Denis Walter in studio to talk about her new TV show The Secret Daughter. But only just!

Delta Goodrem dances with Darren James

Darren and Delta.

Delta's got a new single, and she was keen to rock out with Darren James today.

Bringing the beat back

Anne Holland in studio.

Urban Lifesavers are raising cardiac arrest awareness with a mass defibrillation training event.

Darren chats with Rhianna Buchanan

Darren James and Rhianna Buchanan at the Show.

Australian stunt double, motorbike rider and former model Rhianna Buchanan's been busy.


Back to classics

Tin Alley String Quartet in studio with Darren James.

Described has one of the most exciting string quartets in the world, Tinalley String Quartet joined Darren James in studio.

The Dogs' secret weapon

Claire Saundry in the 3AW studio.

Darren James meets the Bulldogs' secret weapon - their dietitian Claire Saundry.

Medical marijuana push

Marijuana plant.

Medical marijuana is set to be legalised in Victoria, but one doctor says it shouldn't be.


Advice from a supermodel

Megan Gale.

The new season of Australia's Next Top Model is upon us, and Megan Gale has a very important role on the program.

Festival of wine

Angie Bradbury presented Denis with a nice white.

Festival of Wine Director Angie Bradbury tells Denis Walter what to expect at the festival.


Rock legend, one night only

Richard Clapton and Denis Walter in the 3AW Studios.

Legend of Australian Rock, Richard Clapton is playing a brand new show! He sat down with Denis Walter.

RECIPE: Tobie's Beef Tagliata

Tobie Puttock's Beef Tagliata with Radicchio and Gorgonzola

Tobie Puttock's yummy recipe for Beef Tagliata with Radicchio and Gorgonzola.


Happy Vater's Day!

Denis Walter with Miss Universe Australia, Caris Tiivel!

A group of very lucky dad's shared a stein or two with Denis Walter at Hophaus Bier Bar and Grill.

Wilbur Wilde on tour

Wilbur Wilde in studio with Denis Walter

Saxophone rocker, Wilbur Wilde is heading on tour! The OL' 55 performer will be on tour with the band in November promoting their new CD.

A Place To Call Home

This week's Monday Catch-Up featuring Frankie J. Holden and Brett Climo, stars of A Place to Call Home.

Melbourne's newest hotel

Notel, Melbourne.

Katie Dower   Melbourne's newest hotel, is far from a hotel at all, hence it's name - Notel.

RECIPE: 'Low and Slow' veal cheeks

Tobie Puttock's latest recipe on 3AW Afternoons.

Killing Heidi re-forms

Ella Hooper in studio with Denis Walter.

20 years after Killing Heidi took the Australian music scene by storm, the band is reuniting.

New play 'The Beast'

Toby Truslove and Eddie Perfect dropped by to chat about their new play opening Friday, 'The Beast'.


Australia's million dollar note

The Commonwealth of Australia's first banknote worth a million dollars.

Belinda Downie showcases the Commonwealth of Australia's first ever banknote worth $1,000,000!

'The Battle of Long Tan' author David Cameron with Denis Walter

David W Cameron with Denis.

On a day of reflection and pause, Australian Diggers who served their country in Vietnam can be honoured for their sacrifice.

'Curtains' stars John Wood and Lucy Maunder on 3AW Afternoons

Curtains stars with Denis this afternoon.

Australian performers John Wood and Lucy Maunder are starring in The Production Company's premiere of the broadway musical 'Curtains'.

Drama on the Ring Road

A man has been arrested after a dramatic crash on the Ring Road.


260-year-old violin

Sir Michael Hill, Suyeong Kang and Denis Walter

Sir Michael Hill in studio with Denis Walter along with a violin worth $2 million.



Click through the gallery for photos of Denis Walter and his celebrity guests and friends.

Friday Lunch podcasts

Denis is joined by Darren James and Andrew McLaren for one of the funniest (and silliest!) hours of radio you'll hear.

TLC Family Fun Day 2016

Donate to Family Fun Day and help provide a spectacular family fun day for sick children and their families.

3AW Momentum Energy Small Business Success Awards

The awards celebrate the exciting and sometimes challenging lives of Small Business Owners. Momentum and 3AW reward Small Business success with series of fantastic prizes designed to aid further development and reward your hard work.